Pay Is Higher for Rural Physicians, New England Journal Article Says
The Daily Yonder
Feb 11, 2020
Summarizes a study which showed that rural doctors have salaries approximately 5 to 10 percent higher than doctors practicing in urban areas. Describes the importance of offering higher salaries, tuition assistance and other incentives to recruit healthcare professionals to work in rural communities.
Health workforce supply and demand · Income · Physicians · Recruitment and retention of health professionals · Rural-urban differences · Virginia